Melissa Etheridge discography

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Melissa Etheridge discography

Melissa Etheridge performing live.
Releases
Studio albums 11
Live albums 2 (CD), 3 (DVD)
Compilation albums 1
EPs 3
Singles 33
Music videos 27
Soundtracks 5
Miscellaneous 9

This is a comprehensive listing of official releases by American rock music singer Melissa Etheridge. She has released 13 studio albums, 38 singles and 32 music videos on Island Records and ME Records.

Over the course of her career, Etheridge has amassed 5 Platinum albums, three of which are multi-platinum, and 2 Gold albums. She also has 11 Billboard Hot 100 charting singles, with 6 of them hitting the Top 40, and 11 Billboard Adult Contemporary charting singles, all peaking in the Top 40.

Albums[edit]

Studio albums[edit]

Year Title Chart positions[1][2][3][4][5][6][7] Certifications
U.S. AUS AUT BEL GER NLD NZ SWE SWI
1988 Melissa Etheridge 22 3 16 36 9 48
1989 Brave and Crazy
  • Released: September 11, 1989
  • Label: Island
  • Formats: LP, CD, Cassette, Audio reel tape
22 9 14 7 40 7
1992 Never Enough
  • Released: March 9, 1992
  • Label: Island
  • Formats: LP, CD, Cassette, Audio reel tape
21 8 7 12 38 12
1993 Yes I Am
  • Released: September 1, 1993
  • Label: Island
  • Formats: LP, CD, Cassette, 8-TRACK, Audio reel tape
15 39 22 31 2 20 17
1995 Your Little Secret
  • Released: November 14, 1995
  • Label: Island
  • Formats: LP, Cassette, Audio reel tape
6 17 30 33 26 10 22 23
1999 Breakdown
  • Released: October 5, 1999
  • Label: Island
  • Formats: LP, Reel
12 15 45 14 20 38
  • RIAA: Gold[8]
2001 Skin
  • Released: July 10, 2001
  • Label: Island
  • Formats: CD, LP, Cassette, Reel
9 30 35 10 30 65
2004 Lucky 15 91 40 18 29 51
2007 The Awakening
  • Released: September 25, 2007
  • Label: Island
  • Format: LP, digital download, Reel
13 57 18 28 87
2008 A New Thought for Christmas
  • Released: September 30, 2008
  • Label: Island
  • Format: LP, Reel
113
2010 Fearless Love
  • Released: April 27, 2010
  • Label: Island
  • Format: LP, reel tape
7 26 10 28 51
2012 4th Street Feeling
  • Released: September 4, 2012
  • Label: Island
  • Formats: LP, reel tape (7-1/2 IPS)
18 78 50 25 31
2014 This Is M.E.
  • Released: September 30, 2014
  • Label: ME Records
  • Formats: LP, reel tape (7-1/2 IPS)
21 61 41 96
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released.

Compilation albums[edit]

Year Title Chart positions[1][2] Certifications
U.S. AUS GER NLD
2005 Greatest Hits: The Road Less Traveled 14 94 61 73

Live albums[edit]

Year Title
2002 Live and Alone
  • Released: 2002
  • Label: Island
  • Formats: DVD/2 DVD
2004 Lucky Live
  • Released: October 2004
  • Label: Island
  • Formats: CD (+ DVD)
2008 Awakening Live
  • Released: March 29, 2008
  • Label: Island
  • Formats: CD (+ DVD)

Extended plays[edit]

  • Melissa Etheridge Live (1988)
  • 5 Live Cuts (1988)
  • Live (1990)

Singles[edit]

Year Title Chart positions[1][11][12] Album
US Hot 100 US Main Rock US AC US Adult AUS CAN GER NLD NZ UK
[13]
1988 "Similar Features" 94 6 34 93 Melissa Etheridge
"Don't You Need" (UK only)
"Bring Me Some Water" 10 9 34 17 100
1989 "Like the Way I Do" 42[A] 28 16 16 17
"Chrome Plated Heart" (US only) 22
"No Souvenirs" 95 9 30 4 71 Brave and Crazy
"The Angels" 34
1990 "You Can Sleep While I Drive" 56
"Let Me Go" 13 70 27
1992 "2001" 71 21 Never Enough
"Ain't It Heavy" 10 44 9
"Dance Without Sleeping" 24 46
"Like the Way I Do" (live) 2 Melissa Etheridge Live (EP)
1993 "Must Be Crazy for Me" 30 Never Enough
"I'm the Only One" 8 10 1 9 58 12 26 Yes I Am
1994 "Come to My Window" 25 22 4 27 13
"All American Girl" 24 24
"I Will Never Be the Same"
"Happy Xmas (War Is Over)"/
"Give Peace a Chance"
single only
1995 "If I Wanted To" 16 17 47 19 Yes I Am
"Your Little Secret" 4 40 40 6 99 25 Your Little Secret
1996 "I Want to Come Over" 22 22 17 29 1 83 29 100
"Nowhere to Go" 40 24 9 4
1999 "Angels Would Fall" 51 9 6 88 61 48 Breakdown
2000 "Enough of Me" 19
"Stronger Than Me"
2001 "I Want to Be in Love" 20 83 80 Skin
2004 "Breathe" 106 22 9 96 Lucky
"This Moment" 34
2005 "Cry Baby"/
"Piece of My Heart"
(with Joss Stone)
32 Download-only single
"Refugee" Greatest Hits: The Road Less Traveled
"I Run for Life" 109 10
2006 "I Need to Wake Up" Greatest Hits: The Road Less Traveled
(enhanced version)
2007 "Message to Myself" 25 52 The Awakening
2008 "Just Stand Up!"
(with 14 other artists)
11 17 35 39 10 19 26 Download-only single
2010 "Fearless Love" 18 24 Fearless Love
2012 "Falling Up" 4th Street Feeling
2014 "Uprising of Love" Download-only single
"Take My Number" This Is M.E.
"—" denotes releases that did not chart or were not released.
Notes
  • A "Like the Way I Do" did not chart on the U.S. Billboard Hot 100 on its initial release. Seven years later it was rereleased as the B-side to to "If I Wanted To", allowing the track to chart on the Hot 100 for the first time.

Soundtrack contributions[edit]

Year Song Film
1990 "Don't Look at Me" Welcome Home Roxy Carmichael
"In Roxy's Eyes (I Will Never Be the Same)"
1995 "I Take You with Me" Boys on the Side
2006 "Welcome to This Day" Brother Bear 2
"Feels Like Home"
(with Josh Kelley)
"It Will Be Me"
"Welcome to This Day (Reprise)"
(with Josh Kelley)

Miscellaneous[edit]

These songs have not appeared on a studio album released by Etheridge.

Year Song Album
1992 "The Green Grass Grew All Around" For Our Children – The Concert
1994 "Burning Love" It's Now or Never: The Tribute to Elvis
"Bring Me Some Water" (live version) Grammy's Greatest Moments Volume IV[14]
1995 "The Weakness in Me" Ain't Nuthin' but a She Thing
1996 "Be My Baby" The Concert for the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame
"Love Child"
"Leader of the Pack"
1997 "Sin tener a donde ir" Red Hot + Latin: Silencio = Muerte
1998 "Apartment #9" Tammy Wynette Remembered
2001 "Born to Run" The Concert for New York City

DVDs[edit]

Year Title Certifications
2001 Live... and Alone (DVD/2DVD)
2004 Lucky Live (DVD/DVD+CD)
2005 The Road Less Travelled (CD+DVD)
2007 The Awakening Live (DVD+CD)

Music videos[edit]

Year Song Director(s)
1988 "Bring Me Some Water" Julie Cypher[15]
"Similar Features" Meiert Avis[16]
"Like the Way I Do"
1989 "No Souvenirs"
"The Angels" Julie Cypher[17][18][19]
1990 "Let Me Go"
"You Can Sleep While I Drive"
1992 "Ain't It Heavy"
"2001" Julie Cypher[20]
"Dance Without Sleeping"
1993 "I'm the Only One" David Hogan[21]
"Come to My Window" Samuel Bayer[22]
1994 "All American Girl" Tim Royes[23]
"If I Wanted To" Samuel Bayer[24]
"Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" Matt Mahurin[25]
1995 "I'm the Only One" (live)
"Your Little Secret" David Hogan[26]
"The Weakness in Me" Maria Maggenti[27]
1996 "I Want to Come Over" Pam Thomas[28]
"Nowhere to Go" Julie Cypher[29]
1999 "Angels Would Fall" Melissa Etheridge[30]
2000 "Enough of Me" Julie Cypher[31]
2001 "I Want to Be in Love" David Hogan[32]
2004 "Breathe" Philip Andelman[33]
2005 "Refugee"
2006 "I Need to Wake Up"
2007 "Message to Myself"
"California" (only available on The Awakening Live DVD)
"Heroes and Friends" (only available on The Awakening Live DVD)
"Threesome" (only available on The Awakening Live DVD)
"Map of the Stars" (only available on The Awakening Live DVD)
2010 "Fearless Love"
"Nervous"
2012 "Falling Up"
2014 "Uprising of Love"
"Take My Number"

Sources[edit]

References[edit]

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  13. ^ "The Official Charts Company - Melissa Etheridge". The Official Charts Company. 18 March 2015. 
  14. ^ "Grammy's Greatest Moments, Volume IV". Amazon.com. Retrieved 2011-11-23. 
  15. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Bring me some water"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  16. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Similar features"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  17. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Let me go"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  18. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "The angels"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  19. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "You can sleep while I drive"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  20. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "2001"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  21. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "I'm the only one [version 1]"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  22. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Come to my window"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  23. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "All American girl"". mvdbase.com. 1994-02-19. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  24. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "If I wanted to"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  25. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Happy X-mas (war is over)"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  26. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Your little secret"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  27. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "The weakness in me"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  28. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "I want to come over"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  29. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Nowhere to go"". mvdbase.com. 1996-05-29. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  30. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Angels would fall"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  31. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Enough of me"". mvdbase.com. 2000-03-06. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  32. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "I want to be in love"". mvdbase.com. 2001-07-09. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 
  33. ^ "Melissa Etheridge - "Breathe"". mvdbase.com. Retrieved 2012-01-10. 

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